General Tax Information

Tax Rate:$22.34  per thousand dollars of valuation for fiscal year 2023-2024
Rate BreakdownTown: $4.38 - 19.61%
County: $1.03 - 4.61%
School: $16.93 - 75.78%
Due dates:October 23, 2023 and April 16, 2024
Interest rate:8% (Eight Percent)
Fiscal year:July 1 to June 30
Assessment date:April 1
Commitment date:September 19, 2023
Certified ratio:50%
Homestead Exemption:$12,500
Veterans Exemption:$3,000
Blind Exemption:$2,000
Deadline to apply for abatement (185 days after commitment):March 22, 2024
Public counter:The Assessor's office is located on the second floor of the town hall. The office maintains a public counter at which assessment information is available, including tax maps, valuation listings according to name and according to map/lot, sales lists, property cards, and real estate transfer tax forms. These may be examined during regular office hours and copies are available for a reasonable fee.

General Information
Town Assessor
Clinton Swett
Office Manager
Aniko Varadi
Staff Member
Janet L. Staples
Phone Numbers
Emergencies: Dial 911
320 Ocean House Road
Cape Elizabeth ,

7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.